Obama budget calls for tax hikes on banks

by Cheryl Chumley -- [caption id="attachment_2809505" align="aligncenter" width="600"] President Obama (White House photo)[/caption] President Obama's last budget blueprint before he leaves office is a progressive dream, and includes requests to hike taxes more…

Ex-Mexico prez: We're not building Trump's 'stupid wall'

by Leo Hohmann -- [caption id="attachment_647933" align="aligncenter" width="596"] Mexico-Texas border[/caption] Mexico former President Felipe Calderón has given a resounding rebuke to GOP candidate Donald Trump's plan to build a wall that will more…

Trump blasts 'sad case' Jeb on super PACs

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (POLITICO) Donald Trump on Monday blasted Jeb Bush for saying he would overturn a Supreme Court decision empowering super PACs only after his own super PAC raised more more…

Stock market sell-off sparks meltdown fears

by Jerome R. Corsi -- NEW YORK – The resumption of the global stock sell-off on Monday deepened investor concerns that an anticipated meltdown in debt markets that could rival the 2008 collapse more…

Selloff in European banks 'ominous'

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (MARKETWATCH) — European banks have been caught in a perfect storm of market turmoil, lately. Lackluster profits and negative interest rates, have prompted investors to dump shares in more…

Dow halves losses as gold soars

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (CNBC) — U.S. stocks traded sharply lower on Monday as global growth concerns weighed on investors. The Dow Jones industrial average fell 400 points in afternoon trading, with more…

Happy Meal untouched for 6 years, this is shocking result

by Douglas Ernst -- [caption id="attachment_2928594" align="aligncenter" width="594"] Jennifer Lovdahl of Anchorage, Alaska, bought the above McDonald's "Happy Meal" Jan. 8, 2010 (Photo: Facebook, Jennifer Lovdahl)[/caption] A chiropractor from Alaska was taught more…

Pro-abortion group rips Super Bowl ads

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (POLITICO) One of the nation's top abortion-rights groups has a problem with this year's Super Bowl ads. NARAL Pro-Choice America, a leading advocacy group on the issue of more…